1Wear Bunion Pads. Bunion symptoms mostly result from the pain resulting from the bunion region rubbing against the shoe.
Because of this, there is redness, blistering, swelling, and pain. Bunion pads can relieve the discomfort because it acts as an effective cushiony barrier between the bunion and the shoe.
You can get a bunion pad made of moleskin or felt. It is simply placed over the bunion area before you put on your footwear.
Gel pads serve the same purpose, but they are more durable and highly reusable. Generally, all bunion pads are helpful for any degree of bunions.